Online ISSN: 2515-8260

Keywords : impaction


ORTHODONTIC MANAGEMENT OF IMPACTED CANINE-A REVIEW

Dr.Harini R; Dr. , Gnanashanmugam; Dr.Kannan Sabapathy

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2020, Volume 7, Issue 4, Pages 1715-1721

Canine plays an important role in esthetics, being corner tooth of mouth and function deserves special attention, therefore its impaction to be properly diagnosed and managed is essential. The dental professions has always had interest towards resolving this malocclusion. The orthodontists and surgeons have played an important rule and are proved successful in treating them. This article reviews prevalence, classification diagnosis, and treatment modalities in the management of impacted maxillary canines

IMPACTED MAXILLARY CANINES : A REVIEW

DR.VIJAY EBENEZER; Dr. Balakrishnan Ramalingam

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2020, Volume 7, Issue 3, Pages 1937-1940

Maxillary canine impactions are the second most common impactions following mandibular third molar impaction . There is always a confusion for the the clinician regarding the management of canine impactions, hence they need to be familiar with the differences in the surgical management of the labially and palatally impacted canines, the best method of attachment to the canine for orthodontic force application, the advantages of one-arch versus two-arch treatment, and the implications of canine extraction. The following review focusses on the various factors that influence all these decisions .